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Wattle Cafe

240 Great Western Hwy, Blackheath, New South Wales 2785, Australia
+61 2 4787 8153
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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7:30 am - 4:00 pmAll hours
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
240 Great Western Hwy, Blackheath, New South Wales 2785, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cafe fronts the busy main road, so it's quite noisy with big trucks rolling past. The wait staff could have been more pleasant and helpful. We came into the shop at the exact time (or a minute before) they switch to the lunch menu, and...More

Thank elanor03
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Enjoyed our lunch here, friendly staff, great array of food, wonderful cakes and pastries. Huge helpings, comfortable chairs.

Thank Roslyn D
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

It's very disappointing how our visit to this cafe ended. We came in, it was packed, there was 5 of us. We knew there weren't any seats inside but we thought maybe they can do something about arranging seats for outside. Went towards the counter...More

Thank AY C
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

On a cold and windy Saturday morning, Wattle Cafe was a great location for breakfast. We sat at the bar at the window and watched the world go by whilst we enjoyed very yummy eggs and coffee. Warm, friendly and inviting.

Thank Susan R
Reviewed 23 September 2017

We were looking for a light lunch after driving through the Blue Mountains. But I wanted a salad while most of the cafes in Blackheath had the usual pub type food with chips or a bun or similar. Then we stumbled across the Wattle Cafe...More

Thank JRNSydney_Australia
Reviewed 4 September 2017

had simple chicken club, wow not so simple had bacon and egg and the salad was the freshest I have had in a long time. Hubby had a steak sandwich that looked really good.the wedges were crisp and had a generous serve of sweet chilly...More

1  Thank Margaret A
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

I can't understand why Wattle Cafe has such a high rating when it's almost directly next door to the best cafe on the mountain. Mediocre food, poor coffee and lack lustre service in boring surrounds. I just couldn't find anything appealing about this place...

Thank jmakaus
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Great place to stop for lunch in Blackheath, the menu was great and the food tasty. IT was warm & cosy in the cafe.

1  Thank shebe43
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

This morning I went in for a take away coffee and something to eat. The Lovely decor made it warm and welcoming, the lovely cake and muffins on display caught my eye, after a quick browse on the takeaway menu I decided to have a...More

1  Thank kar3n_F_18
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

On our way to Bathurst from Sydney we stopped for breakfast, the service at this place was horrendously bad, I have never experienced worse attitudes from staff ! If I hadn't ordered food already I would have walked straight outMore

2  Thank Kayla W
Wattle C, Owner at Wattle Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Maybe if you had of elaborated in your review, we could have used it as one of our training purposes but as you haven't really left much information at all it makes me think it's a bad review from a jealous rival... We thrive on...More

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Bruce F
22 July 2016|
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Response from Wattle C | Property representative |
Hi Bruce, I have only noticed you sent this question tonight, sorry. I also have been trying to post a photo of our menu since I saw your question... But I have been having trouble posting it, if you send a email to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 240 Great Western Hwy, Blackheath, New South Wales 2785, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Blue Mountains  >  Blackheath
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4787 8153
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